News Release

Contract Jail Worker Charged and Arrested

Palatka, FL: Putnam County Sheriff’s Office Drug and Vice Unit Detectives have arrested an employee of Eagle Food Services, the company that provides meals for the inmates in the Putnam County Jail. Detectives arrested forty-three-year-old Regina Webb this afternoon and charged her with two counts of introduction of contraband into a correctional facility and two […]

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Man Dies after Being Shot in Apparent Robbery Attempt in San Mateo – Information Sought

San Mateo FL:  On Thursday May 25, 2017, at approximately 4:30 am, Putnam County deputies were dispatched to Rosie’s Cyberspace Café at 734 South Highway 17, in response to a possible shooting. At the business they discovered a 34-year-old male, later identified as Derwin Eugene Davis of Daytona, had been shot in the leg during […]

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Jacksonville Woman Arrested for Travel Fraud Scheme

Putnam County, FL— On March 20, 2017, Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Office of Statewide Prosecution and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) announced the arrest of Maria Constanza Shults in connection with an organized travel fraud scheme operating in north and central Florida. According to the FDLE led the investigation, Shults, 62, of Jacksonville¸ […]

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Putnam County Sheriff’s Office Awarded the Excellence in Sexual Assault Response Project Grant

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office, working in conjunction with the Palatka Police Department, the Putnam County Health Department and the State Attorney’s Office has been selected as one of four Florida law enforcement recipients of the Excellence in Sexual Assault Response Project (ESARP) offered by the Florida Council Against Sexual Violence (FCASV). Dispatchers, patrol officers, […]

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Putnam County Law Enforcement Benefit Foundation Anniversary

The Putnam County Law Enforcement Benefit Foundation, better known as the Ten-24 Foundation, is quickly approaching its fifth anniversary. It was founded in 2012 to assist Putnam County law enforcement agency employees with emergency expenses that are not covered by their agency’s budget. The foundation is the brainchild of retired Sheriff Jeff Hardy and is […]